Miroslav Verner

Miroslav Verner ( born October 31, 1941 in Brno ) is a Czech Egyptologist.

Professional Activities

Verner is since 1966 the Czech Institute of Egyptology, Charles University, Prague operates since 1993 as a professor and head. He was a visiting professor at the Universities of Vienna and Hamburg.

He leads the Czech excavations at Abusir.


  • Pyramidy. Tajemství minulostí. Academia, Prague 1997, ISBN 80-2000583-8 German: The Pyramids. From the author completely revised and enlarged edition. Rowohlt, Reinbek 1998, ISBN 3-498-07062-2.